Basic API Management Will Grow Into Application Services Governance

Archived Published: 28 October 2014 ID: G00271064


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API management solutions have been maturing in the market for several years; however, the functionality that API requires is well beyond the basic set that recently introduced offerings include. IT leaders need to prioritize their API program requirements.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Myth: APIs Are New; Service-Oriented Architectures Are Old
    • APIs Will Be Everywhere
    • The General Notion of API Management
    • Why API Management Is Not Enough
    • Application Services Governance Is the Market
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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